Finovate Alumni Power Payment and Investment Platforms with the Xignite Market Data Cloud
SAN MATEO, CA – August 29, 2013 – Xignite, Inc., the leading provider of market data cloud services, announced today that they are a sponsor of FinovateFall 2013, a demo-based conference for companies developing applications in the fields of banking and financial technology.
Many Xignite customers got their start at a Finovate event demoing innovative applications powered by Xignite market data. These include personal investment app providers Alpha Clone, Betterment, JemStep, Personal Capital, SigFig, and Wikinvest; payment solution providers Blackhawk Network, CashStar, Mitek Systems, Profit Stars, and The Currency Cloud; social investing platform providers eToro, Stockr, and Stocktwits; and financial analysis platforms Cortera and Seeking Alpha.
FinovateFall 2013 is September 10-11 in New York. The demo-only conference features over 60 companies that receive just 7 minutes on stage to demo their application. Current Xignite customers TD Ameritrade and Wells Fargo are participating in the upcoming event.
"We are excited to have Xignite as a sponsor of this year's FinovateFall," said Finovate co-founder and CEO Eric Mattson. “Xignite works closely with many of our alumni and current presenting companies to provide them with the market data they require to build their innovations.”
“Xignite’s market data clients are transforming the financial industry with innovative payment and investing apps,” said Stephane Dubois, Xignite CEO and Founder. “Many of these ideas premiered on a Finovate stage. We are powering the future of finance so it makes sense for our company to support entrepreneurs that are driving innovation in financial and wealth management technology.”
Xignite, Inc. is the leading provider of market data cloud solutions. The Xignite Market Data Cloud fulfills more than 6 billion requests per month and offers more than 40 financial web services APIs providing real-time, historical, and reference data across all asset classes. Xignite CloudAPIs power mobile financial applications, websites, and front-, middle- and back-office functions for more than 1000 clients worldwide, including Wells Fargo, GE, Computershare, Investopedia, Personal Capital, Natixis, Charles Schwab, Seeking Alpha, Stocktwits, Starbucks, and NetSuite. The company also powers private-label, on-demand data distribution solutions for exchanges, including NASDAQ OMX, NYSE Euronext, data vendors including Direct Edge, SIX Financial Information and Alpha Trading, and financial institutions. For more information, visit http://www.xignite.com.
FinovateFall is a demo-based conference for innovative startups and established companies in the fields of banking and financial technology. FinovateFall is organized by The Finovate Group. For more information on the event, please visit www.finovatefall.com.